Aug. 13, 2020

WHAT: Rep. Matt Dowling (R-Fayette/Somerset) will host a press conference in conjunction with local event venues, caterers and other businesses negatively impacted by Gov. Tom Wolf’s targeted mitigation measures to announce legislation that would benefit the events industry by allowing them to safely operate at 50% capacity.

WHO: Dowling; Rep. Pam Snyder (D-Greene/Fayette/Washington); Sen. Pat Stefano (R-Fayette/Somerset/Westmoreland); Muriel Nuttall, Fayette Chamber of Commerce executive director; Kathleen Hughes, Jerry’s Catering owner; and other elected officials.

WHEN: Tuesday, Aug. 18, 10:30 a.m.

WHERE: Fayette Chamber of Commerce, 65 W. Main St., Uniontown, PA 15401

LIVE WEBSTREAMING: Barring any technical difficulties, the event will stream live at

Media contact: Amanda Cuteri, 724.438-6100,